"If you are just using them to start things from seeds, you can use regualr shop lights- Floresent. the long tube kind. Then you just put it 2 or so inches above the plant and keep it on for 16 hours a day. It will not give enough light to acutally…"
"Have you added peat moss to your garden? Also I like to use milk cartons put deep in the soil with holes in them and I just stick the hose in the top, and the water soaks out that way. It has been very effective for me. My garden was amazing last…"
"HI all, I need more cacti like a fish needs a bicycle, hah, but yet here are some new ones I purchased yesterday. This area is a big tourist destination (in winter, LOL) and there are lots of tourist shops selling all sorts of things,…"
I need more cacti like a fish needs a bicycle, hah, but I saw this small box of ready-for-travel cacti at a tourist shop and couldn't resist rescuing them. I'll slowly acclimate them to light and then outdoors. The cute Mammilaria cactus at lower…
"Hello Freddy, thank you for the warm welcome. Although it is in no way colder here than where you live. I do worry about all my precious collection of cacti, probably too much. I am doing a sort of mini "Ruth Bancroft" garden. I…"